As of 1st November 2018, Boris Katic has also been appointed Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of U.I. Lapp GmbH.
Accordingly, he is responsible for all production plants, purchasing and operational excellence in South America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Boris Katic has more than 20 years of professional experience in the automotive and the technology industries amongst others – most recently for an international family-run company. With the filling of this management position, Lapp is continuing to develop its excellence in the supply chain and production.
“Our aim is to keep increasing process stability and productivity at the international production sites. Mr Katic is an experienced professional and a perfect fit for our company,” explains Georg Stawowy, Head of Technology & Innovation at Lapp Holding AG.
Initially, Boris Katic plans to concentrate on the topics of flexibility, process quality and continuous improvement in particular. “This means we can make sure that we remain competitive on the global market,” says Katic, and adds: “With an excellent supply chain for production and purchasing, we can continue to support the growth of LAPP.”